Reference numberNLB/61/839
Alternative reference numberNLB/61 p474
TitleCopy letter from James Hopwood Jeans, Secretary of the Royal Society; to Professor [William Whitehead] Watts, FRS
Date3 November 1921
DescriptionInforms Professor [William Whitehead] Watts that he is unable to attend the Executive Committee of the Conjoint Board [of Scientific Industries] on November 9th. Explains that it has become clear that he disagrees with the majority of the Executive Committee on many fundamental issues, and that his presence on the Committee serves only to interfere with its smooth running. Therefore, asks that Professor Watts accept his resignation from the Executive Committee.

[Watts served as the Treasurer and Secretary of the Conjoint Board of Scientific Industries from 1917-1923.]
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NA1226Jeans; Sir; James Hopwood (1877 - 1946); physicist and mathematician1877 - 1946
NA1328Watts; William Whitehead (1860 - 1947); geologist and educationist1860 - 1947
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